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Are you not able to stack the recovery boards on top of each other, like they show in the Amazon listing?
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was it hard to mount the front runner mount directly to the side rails?
 
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Are you not able to stack the recovery boards on top of each other, like they show in the Amazon listing?
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I wish haha. The recovery boards I purchased are much larger than the ones in the pic on the listing. I improvised to make both boards fit.
 
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was it hard to mount the front runner mount directly to the side rails?
It took some elbow grease but it buffs out. Certainly not a plug & play😅.

The material under the bronco sports side rails has a little give to them. If you apply enough pressure the mount will secure itself under the side rails. From there seal the deal using a steel zip tie(I'm gonna catch some heat for this lol) and string it through both holes around the side rail. Pic below.

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Why do you have so many washers under it, is that to make room for the other track to mount?
 
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The washers don't allow the recovery boards to wobble or create friction noise "click-clacking" off the mount.

The recovery boards I have are entirely too large to mount stacked on top off each other with the front runner mount.
 


 
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